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Public Library of India
by Ministry of Information, Films Division
movies
eye 237
favorite 3
comment 0
From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film showing at length the war of East Pakistan with West Pakistan which led to the formation of an independent state of Bangladesh.India had played a very crucial role in this war in supporting thenew state of Bangladesh. This film shows the impact of the war nine months.....
Topics: History and Events, GoI Films, Documentary
FedFlix
by Department of Defense
movies
eye 369
favorite 5
comment 0
Department of Defense PIN 25370 SPIRIT OF FREEDOM A PATRIOTIC PANORAMA OF THE UNITED STATES FEATURING THE U.S. NAVY BAND. NARRATED BY GLEN FORD WITH A SPECIAL NARRATION BY SENATOR EVERETT M. DIRKSON.
Topics: dod.gov, public.resource.org
XFR STN Project
by Ellen Pearlman
movies
eye 566
favorite 2
comment 0
Incredibly rare footage of Mahasi Sayadaw, who revitalized a style of Vipassana mediation in Burma during the 1970s, influencing well over one million people in Southeast Asia. This footage also shows footage of Sayadaw's main disciple U Silanada, and some of the first Westerners to bring Theravadin Buddhism to the the West including Jack Kornfield, Alan Clements, Joseph Goldstein, and the Indian Anagarika Munindra. This is an essential link in the transmission of the history as Asian thought...
The VHS Vault
by WNET (New York), Partridge Films
movies
eye 509
favorite 7
comment 0
Searching for the "Secrets of an African Jungle Forest" in Korup, a Camerounian rain forest. Observed: the pygmy chameleon; the drill, a rare baboon species; the pygmy flying squirrel; and the crowned eagle. Narrated by: George Page Source: Shanachie Entertainment VHS
Topics: Nature, George Page, Animals, Africa, Korup, Jungle, Forest
Educational Films
by Ambrose Video Publishing
movies
eye 1,643
favorite 26
comment 1
The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth: 3--The Northern Forest reel 2 Visits the largest tract of trees in the world, stretching around the Northern Hemisphere from the Arctic Circle to Florida. Describes the trees of the coniferous and deciduous forests and observes the variety of animals dependent on these trees for their survival.
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Topics: Educational Film, Series: The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth (1984)
Educational Films
by Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
movies
eye 289
favorite 8
comment 0
Discusses the great influence of tropical rain forests on the world's climate and ecology. Shows the abundance and variety of unique plant and animal life in these regions
Topics: Rain forest ecology, Rain forest ecology
Community Video
by WGBH (Boston), BBC
movies
eye 177
favorite 3
comment 0
NOVA journeys to a remote region of southern Venezuela where the land is alive with spectacular waterfalls, colored by exotic flowers and inhabited by rare species of birds and animals. Source: Betamax TVRip (incomplete: Missing last few mins) BBC Version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=imxYk3j1koY
Topics: Venezuela, Autana, skydive, wildlife
Educational Films
by Escorel, Eduardo
movies
eye 153
favorite 5
comment 0
Portuguese dialog with English subtitles, some narrative in English
Topics: Shrines, Pilgrims and pilgrimages
Educational Films
by Bryan, Julien Hequembourg; International Film Foundation
movies
eye 341
favorite 9
comment 0
Produced by Julien Bryan
Topics: Yecuana Indians, Indians of South America, Indians of South America, Yecuana Indians
Educational Films
by Hartley Productions
movies
eye 1,463
favorite 33
comment 0
Senior high through adult Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Discusses the Buddhist concept of man as a part of nature. Photographs and scenes of Chinese and Japanese paintings show the harmony of Buddhist philosophy with nature and illustrate the influence Buddhism has had on Chinese and Japanese art.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Buddhist anthropology, Painting, Asian, Buddhist art, Philosophy,...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Hitchcock, John Thayer, 1917-; International Film Bureau
movies
eye 372
favorite 7
comment 0
Produced by John Hitchcock Depicts from a single high-status farmer's position some of the problems encountered in a stressful environment. In Musuri, Bhuji Khola, Nepal, one of the most serious problems is collecting leaf fodder for cattle in an overgrazed area.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Agriculture
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Institute for International Order. World Law Fund; McGraw-Hill Book Company
movies
eye 535
favorite 10
comment 0
Previously issued under the title The hat
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Peace, Disarmament, International organization
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Universal Newsreels
movies
eye 46,366
favorite 79
comment 1
Antiwar demonstrators protest in Central Park, march to UN building, included students and hippies and priests and nuns, burn draft cards, shouted confrontations with anti-antiwar marchers, prowar signs, Martin Luther King leads procession; another march in downtown San Francisco down Market Street to stadium, sponsored by loose coalition of left-wing anti-war groups, "President Johnson meanwhile let it be known that the FBI is closely watching all anti-war activity."- violence in...
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Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center
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eye 1,057
favorite 7
comment 0
Produced by NET Examines many institutions of Japanese life, including the work ethic, group identification, traditional ceremony, the structure of the home, city night life, farming, fishing, national railroads, and industry-run schools. Looks at areas of change influenced by growing individualism, overcrowding and pollution, and nonviolent protest over industrial policies Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: Japan., Family.
Prelinger Archives
by Wolff (Raphael G.) Studios, Inc.
movies
eye 2,586
favorite 14
comment 1
Depicts the development and importance of electric power from Benjamin Franklin's experiment with a kite to the contributions of Thomas Edison. First ten-minute sequence, showing history of American independence territorial expansion and electrical development, is animated. Commemorates General Electric's 75th anniversary (1878-1953). Pennsylvania Railroad GG-1 electric locomotive pulling passenger train on Northeast Corridor route Shots of heavy industry Radio announcer, transmission tower,...
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Yaletown
by Yaletown Productions Inc.
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eye 183
favorite 2
comment 0
[1991]. Film is raw footage for the film "Everest - climb for hope." Scenes of playing with a metal detector, interviews with four men, and scenes of Kathmandu; buildings and people. Camera: Gibson/Collier Sound: Noble/Morrow. Reference code: AM1553-8-S6-: MI-328
Topics: Equipment, Snow, Airplanes, Domestic animals, Traffic, Signs and signboards, Buildings, Rivers,...
Yaletown
movies
eye 541
favorite 14
comment 0
1975. Item is processed and manipulated footage for the never completed film "Neon Madman," also called "Electric City." Includes scenes of downtown Vancouver, Granville Street, vehicles, the BC Hydro building at Nelson and Burrard, neon signs, and shop windows. Reference code: AM1553-1-S3-: MI-583
Topics: Lighting, Traffic, Buildings, Signs and signboards
Yaletown
by Michael Collier
movies
eye 413
favorite 5
comment 0
[1969]. Item is a short independent film filmed, directed and edited by Michael Collier. The three actors are: Dennis MacDonald, Gary Killeen and Dave Ponsart. Film depicts three men who find some insulated wire in the ocean [at wreck beach], drag it into a pile, hitchhike to downtown Vancouver, and then travel around downtown dragging the wire on the sidewalk behind them. Eventually the wire is left to one man who drags it on his own for a while until he leaves it in the car of a man from whom...
Topics: Men, Coasts, Beaches, Vehicles, Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.)